1 day, 6 hours ago ©Marissa Owen, 2011 Marissa Owen has just graduated from University of Central Lancashire where she was awarded not only a First Class BA (Hons) Degree in Womens Design but won the 'Womenswear Award' at Graduate Fashion Week. The graduate describes herself as passionate...

She is a graduate of Spelman College where she was editor-in-chief of the school newspaper. In 1981, she earned a master's degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. 1 comments: Moni @ CL Journal said... Another Channel 7 Eyewitness News Alumni! Loved her too! :...

>> Sara Ziff first mentioned wanting to start a professional organization for models back in October. Now, more details are out about the organization, dubbed The Model Alliance, which will be formed by Ziff in conjunction with Fordham University's Fashion Law Institute. "The modeling...

RoseTracker| Edward Smith, a psychologist at Columbia University says that the pain of rejection does indeed hurt. Using brain scans from 40 volunteers, Smith discovered that intense emotional pain activates the same neural pathways as physical pain. Each of the volunteers had suffered a...

RoseTracker| Believing that interactions between male gonads and bone mass are a two-way street, researchers at Columbia University Medical Center say that male bone mass regulates fertility in mice through a hormone released by bone, known as osteocalcin. Researching mice, Dr Gerard...

One of my dream, before I passed and graduated from university I plan to make a serious fashion blog (ehm, not a serious one then :)) to compile my outfit every day. Then, I make it as one of my resolution in 2011. Gosh, I am so excited doing this. I'll try my best here. Hope you also...

Founded by model-turned-Columbia Grad, Sara Ziff, Model Alliance is a non-profit organization focused on establishing fair labor standards for models in the United States. "No one really thinks about the fact that we need the same benefits that other people get in the workforce, so I was...

It was risky and deeply personal when Sara Ziff took a stand for the rights of models while she was walking in shows and at the height of her modeling career. She went to work on her documentary, Picture Me: A Model's Diary. Into it, she poured everything she knew of the exploitation facing...

" Ziff, a Columbia University senior who is studying American politics, said she has cut back her runway work to focus on getting The Model Alliance off the ground. A Web site is in development to help spread the word about what she expects to be a nonprofit organization. Source:...

Model and documentarian Sara Ziff is leading the charge for model's rights : "But the Model Alliance will not function as a union, which Ziff considered forming but decided against since the Models Guild has already failed in this country." via The Cut Vogue's Fashion Fund is expanding to...

 

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